Sunday, June 12, 2011

Pops is Tops!

It is the time of year to honour our dads, step-dads, fathers of our children, and even men who are like fathers to us. It is easy to take them for granted, they are always in the background, taking care of things, mowing the lawn and doing other important dad things. Some of us have lost our fathers along the way but that is all the more reason to pay tribute to him on Father's Day. And what better way to honour your Pops than with food?

Jamie Oliver is a great dad who loves his children and also loves good food. Two excellent qualities in a man!

Choose a Jamie Oliver dish from one of his books or online, something for that special Dad in your life. Post it on or by Sunday, June 19th and link up with Mr. Linky, below.

What will you make for your top pops? Steak on the grill? Mac and cheese? Beer-battered fish and chips.. with beer? Show Pops he's tops!

Remember to leave a comment after, each week that you use Mr. Linky to link your post, just to be sure we don't miss anyone.

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If you missed last week's Potluck theme, be sure to head on over and see all of the delicious dishes everyone brought!

Don't forget, we're cooking through the recipes of Jamie Oliver right if you've linked up, be sure that you've used/adapted one of his recipes for your post!
I Heart Cooking Clubs *Pops is Tops!* Participants
1. Yvette - Homemade granola with berry compote
2. Heather~ Midnight Skillet Breakfast
3. Deb in Hawaii--Mahi-Mahi with Jamie's Salsa Verde
4. Carol -- Corn Chowder
5. Natashya - Melanzane alla Parmigiana
6. Kim- Crispy & Sticky Chicken Thighs with New Potatoes and Tomatoes
7. Meredith-Tender and Crispy Chicken with Sweet Tomatoes

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Deb in Hawaii said...

Cute post Natashya--I love all the pictures. ;-)

Kim said...

Very cute. Love the pic of Jamie holding his baby.

Heather S-G said...

Oh, I absolutely adore this post...such fantastic pictures (love the color scheme)...and that pic of Jamie is awesome :D

Yrene MWCAdventure said...

My post for pops is up!
lovely post this week!

Heather S-G said...

Brought a hearty breakfast that any man would...or ;)

Deb in Hawaii said...

Whether you are a pops or just tops--you'll like Jamie's Salsa Verde served over fish. My post is up and it was delicious. ;-)

Carol said...

Love the Pops is Tops, great post!
Mine is up, Jamie's Corn Chowder.

NKP said...

Ciao, ciao!
Melanzane alla Parmigiana is up!

Kim said...

We celebrated with a tasty one pot dish at my place.

Meredith said...

Hooray for dads and crispy chicken pieces,good dinner was had by all.